Book review: “The End of Power” by Moisés Naím

Moisés Naím:The End of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, Why Being In Charge Isn’t What It Used to Be. Basic Books. March 2013. R$ 20,50 (
Global Change, Peace & ...


IMF reform: A late (and incomplete) diplomatic victory for the BRICS grouping

After waiting for the implementation of IMF quota reforms for more than five years, the BRICS grouping can finally celebrate an important victory: Now implemented, the reform shifts six percentage points of total IMF quota ...


Book review: “Gridlock: Why Global Cooperation is Failing When We Need It Most” by Thomas Hale, David Held and Kevin Young

Book review: "Gridlock: Why Global Cooperation is Failing When We Need It Most" by Thomas Hale, David Held and Kevin Young. Polity, 2013. 311 pages. R$ 84,02 (Kindle,
Brazilian Journal of International ...


Economic crisis cannot justify Brazil’s absence from global security debate

Germany's Angela Merkel at the Munich Security Conference
For the past two years, Brazil was, of the world's top ten economies, the only country without a single participant at the Munich Security Conference. Equally ...


Maduro’s acceptance of election results is early foreign policy win for Macri

It was only on Sunday night, with the parliamentary elections already underway and evidence of a historic defeat increasingly mounting, that Venezuela's President Nicolás Maduro uttered the words of a statesman: "Sometimes ...


“Responsibility while Protecting”: Reforming R2P Implementation

DOI: 10.1080/13600826.2015.1094452
Marcos Tourinho, Oliver Stuenkel & Sarah Brockmeier Publishing models and article dates explained
Published online: 05 Nov ...


The Impact of the Libya Intervention: Debates on Norms of Protection

by Sarah Brockmeier, Oliver Stuenkel & Marcos Tourinho
Published online: 05 Nov 2015
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Book review: “Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny” by Amartya Sen

Book review: Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny. By Amartya Sen. 240 pages, W.W. Norton & Company, 2007 (U$ 11.14, kindle,
In addition to Joseph Nye's Soft Power, Francis Fukuyama's The End ...


Book review: “World Out of Balance” by Stephen Brooks and William Wohlforth

Book review: World Out of Balance: International Relations and the Challenge of American Primacy. Stephen G. Brooks and William C. Wohlforth, Princeton University Press, 2008. 248 pages, $18.70 (paperback, ...


Book chapter: Responsibility while Protecting (Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect)

The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect Edited by Alex Bellamy and Tim Dunne 920 pages
246x171mm 978-0-19-875384-1
June 2016 (estimated) Also available as: ...